Full list of 2021 TIPA World Awards Winners

The Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) announced all the winners of the 2021 TIPA World Awards. The Canon EOS M50 Mark II wins the“best APS-C entry level camera” while the Canon RF 600mm f/11 IS STM wins the“best prime telephoto lens”. Overall Best Full Frame Professional Camera is the Sony a1.

Here is the best photo gear of 2021 according to the TIPA World Awards 2021 winners list. Continue reading “Full list of 2021 TIPA World Awards Winners”

Sony a7S III Firmware Update Version 2.01 Released

Sony released a new firmware update for Sony a7S III mirrorless camera. New firmware update version 2.01 for Sony Alpha a7S III (AmazonB&HAdorama) now available for download.

Download links:

Sony a7S III Firmware Version 2.01 (Windows)

Sony a7S III Firmware Version 2.01 (Mac)

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Sony a7SIII Hands-On Review Round-Up

Here are the Sony Alpha A7SIII hands-on review round-up. With a full-frame 12mp sensor, the A7SIII offers exceptional low-light performance.

The Sony a7SIII mirrorless camera was officially announced on July 28, 2020 (pre-order opens on the same day). With extreme full-frame movie performance including high sensitivity (expanded ISO up to 409600), 15-stop wide dynamic range, 4K 120p, fast and dependable autofocusing, and extra-strong image stabilization, the Sony a7SIII is an ideal tool for movie makers. Continue reading “Sony a7SIII Hands-On Review Round-Up”

Atomos announces development of ProRes RAW support for Sony FX3

Atomos announces development of Apple ProRes RAW support on the Ninja V for Sony’s New FX3. With the Apple ProRes RAW support, Sony FX3 will be getting 4.3K/60p ProRes RAW external recording to Ninja V.

The FX3 is Sony’s latest offering in its newly formed Cinema Camera Line and borrows a lot of its features from the popular a7S III, remixing it into a body better suited for video-centric workflows.

According to Atomos, they will soon enable the Ninja V 5-inch monitor/recorder to record 12bit ProRes RAW up to 4.3K/60p from the Sony FX3.

Atomos previously announced the Alpha 1 will be receiving the same treatment. Here are the details.

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Atomos announces development of ProRes RAW support for Sony A1

Atomos announces development of ProRes RAW support on the Ninja V for Sony Alpha 1 flagship mirrorless camera.. With the Apple ProRes RAW support, Sony a1 will be getting 4.3K/60p ProRes RAW external recording to Ninja V.

Designed for professional content creators, the Sony A1 has a 50.1Mp full-frame stacked Exmor RS CMOS sensor with integrated memory and an upgraded Bionz XR processor. Using it with the Ninja V will enable 16-bit raw video to be compressed and recorded as 12-bit ProRes RAW.

According to Atomos, they will soon enable the Ninja V 5-inch monitor/recorder to record 12bit ProRes RAW up to 4.3K/60p from the Sony a1.

Sony a1 will be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2021. You can check updates about the Sony a1 stock status. The price of the high-end full frame mirrorless camera is $6,499 and available at AmazonB&HAdoramaMore details after the break !

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Sony a7S III Firmware Update Version 2.00 Adds S-Cinetone & Steady Shot Shooting Modes

Sony released the new firmware update for Sony a7S III mirrorless camera. This firmware version 2.00 adds the S-Cinetone color style and Steady Shot in S&Q Shooting Modes to the Sony a7S III camera.

Sony FX3 vs Sony a7S III – Comparison. You can follow the links below to download the firmware. Continue reading “Sony a7S III Firmware Update Version 2.00 Adds S-Cinetone & Steady Shot Shooting Modes”

Best Screen Protectors for Sony a7R IV, a7S III & A7C

If you are looking for the best screen protectors for Sony a7R IV, a7S III & A7C ? In this article  you can find our top recommendations of screen protectors for Sony a7R IV, a7S III & A7C mirrorless cameras.

Speaking of the screen, the Sony a7R IV, a7S III & A7C all has a rear 3.0″ tilting LCD touchscreen that tilts upward 107° and downward 41° to benefit working from high and low angles. We should mention that the touchscreen can get scratched relatively easily if you are not extremely careful, so it is a smart idea to get some protection for it. In order to keep your camera LCD screen safe from dust, UV rays, scratches, and knocks, here we list the top recommended screen protectors for Sony a7R IV, a7S III & A7C mirrorless camera. But first some advices on how to install screen protectors.

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New Sony a7S III Firmware to Add S-Cinetone & Steady Shot Shooting Modes

Sony will soon release a new firmware update for Sony a7S III mirrorless camera. This firmware will add the S-Cinetone color style and Steady Shot in S&Q Shooting Modes on the new Sony a7S III camera.

  1. Adds the PP11: S-Cinetone picture profile preset.
  2. Adds support for setting Steady Shot to Active during recording movie with S&Q Frame Rate * [Active] cannot be selected if [S&Q Frame Rate] is set to [120fps]/[100fps] or higher.
  3. Improves the overall stability of the camera

Sony A7s III is a native 4K camera with impressive video specs and a revised user interface. It can capture UHD 4K footage at up to 120p in 10-bit 4:2:2 encoding and promises 16-bit Raw video output. 4K video recording is possible at 120fps (up to 30min), 4K 60fps (up to 60min), and FullHD video at 240fps. The camera can record 4K video at 10-bit 4:2:2 internally, has up to 600mbps recording, and supports dual SD UHS-II or new CFexpress Type-A cards.

Best Lenses for Sony a7S III Camera | Best Memory Cards for Sony a7S III | Sony Lens Abbreviations and Meanings

Sony a7S III body: $3,498 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

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Atomos Ninja V Firmware Update 10.6.1 Released

Atomos has just released the latest AtomOS firmware 10.61 for the Ninja V.  With this firmware update Ninja V has now benefits of a Time-lapse function, HDMI to SDI cross conversion, and RAW over SDI.

The RAW over SDI option is already activated for those purchasing the new NINJA V Pro Kit. However, thanks to the new firmware 10.61 existing Atomos Ninja V owners can also purchase the $99 activation license (directly from Atomos) and record ProRes RAW over SDI from the Sony FX6, FX9 and other compatible cameras.

  • Atomos Ninja V 5″ 4K HDMI Recording Monitor (B&H)
  • Atomos Ninja V Pro Kit (B&H)

What’s new in AtomOS 10.61 for NINJA V:

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Sony a7S III Gets Gold Award with 91% Overall Score

DPReview published their Sony a7S III review and test results. According to their full in-depth review the new Sony a7S III camera gets an impressive 91% overall score and Gold Award.

See also : Sony A7S III Sensor Review, Scored 86 Points : “Low-light Specialist”

Sony A7s III is a native 4K camera with impressive video specs and a revised user interface. It can capture UHD 4K footage at up to 120p in 10-bit 4:2:2 encoding and promises 16-bit Raw video output. 4K video recording is possible at 120fps (up to 30min), 4K 60fps (up to 60min), and FullHD video at 240fps. The camera can record 4K video at 10-bit 4:2:2 internally, has up to 600mbps recording, and supports dual SD UHS-II or new CFexpress Type-A cards.

The US price of the full frame mirrorless camera is $3,498 and now available at AmazonB&HAdorama. Continue reading “Sony a7S III Gets Gold Award with 91% Overall Score”